The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SAP AG.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 32 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -5
Contract jobs citing SAP 13 21 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.61% 6.69% 10.33%
As % of the Vendors category 9.29% 14.00% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 7
Average daily rate
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£400 £563 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £409 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £605 £680
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+60.71% -41.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
140 150 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 38.89% 47.77% 48.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 101 58
Average daily rate £350 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £545 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 27
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -41.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.06 £27.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -2.70%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region.

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region.

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing SAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP.

1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) ERP
2 7 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (28.57%) JIRA
3 6 (28.57%) SAP ERP
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Requirements Management
3 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 6 (28.57%) Confluence
4 5 (23.81%) User Stories
4 5 (23.81%) SAP BW
4 5 (23.81%) SAP BI
4 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (23.81%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) Retail
5 4 (19.05%) Oracle
5 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 4 (19.05%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Change Management
6 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 3 (14.29%) Migration
6 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (14.29%) Data Management
6 3 (14.29%) SAP R/3
6 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 3 (14.29%) Time Management
6 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 3 (14.29%) Data Cleansing

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing SAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (28.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
4 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) SAP ERP
2 3 (14.29%) SAP R/3
3 1 (4.76%) SAP CO
3 1 (4.76%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SAP BW
1 5 (23.81%) SAP BI
2 1 (4.76%) BODI
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (4.76%) Xcelsius
2 1 (4.76%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Retail
3 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Requirements Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Project Planner
5 1 (4.76%) Business Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Business Objects Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Business Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Product Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.76%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) AIX
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ERP
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Requirements Management
3 5 (23.81%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (23.81%) User Stories
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 3 (14.29%) Change Management
5 3 (14.29%) Data Management
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 3 (14.29%) Time Management
5 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 3 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (9.52%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
6 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix
2 2 (9.52%) Veritas
2 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Business Objects
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